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Dawson, Warren Royal, 1888-1968 (insurance agent, Egyptologist and antiquarian)



  • Existence: 1888 - 1968


Warren Royal Dawson (1888-1968), insurance agent, Egyptologist and antiquarian

Found in 1 Collection or Record:


of Simpson House, Simpson, Bletchley to Munby, 5 Jun 1962

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8203/D/1
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

The papers comprise a mixture of Munby's own correspondence and papers (MS.Add.8203/D, E; 8229; 8307; 8308) and manuscripts which he collected (MS.Add.8199-8202; 8203/A, B, C; 8204-8213; 8219-8228). The former contain a wide range of subject matter, while the latter are mainly of bibliographic interest, comprising letters of printers, booksellers, book collectors and librarians, and catalogues and ledgers.

Dates: 5 Jun 1962
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